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The Bend, was created as part of Melbourne School of Design, Ex-Lab 2017. It was an exploration of combining multiple thin modules to create a rigid, yet elegant form.
The timber was shaped using the method of hot-pipe steam bending and required a specific timber which wouldn’t succumb to cracking and splintering. These modules are interweaved, pinned together, and inserted into a 3D lasered aluminium pipe to provide the end functionality of a coffee table.
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